Latest Grant Stories

2014-05-30 23:06:27

The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation, the only non-governmental funder of peer-reviewed research, has updated its peer-review process for evaluating research grant proposals. Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation), the only non-governmental funder of peer-reviewed mesothelioma research, has announced an update to its peer-review process for evaluating research grant proposals, to once again match the process by the...

2014-04-03 08:23:45

- Program awards up to $50,000 for relevant projects RICHMOND, Va., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- School teachers and college faculty members in areas served by Dominion companies now can apply for $1.3 million in educational grants to fund energy, environment and workforce related programs. "Our youth have a very important task ahead of them - to continue developing and sustaining advances in the sciences, particularly in the energy field," said Hunter A. Applewhite, president...

2013-02-06 23:00:46

Cube Works Inc., a Cincinnati based Software Company releases the iGrantsUSA web-based software application service to bridge the administration gap between grant funders and grant recipients. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) February 06, 2013 In November 2012 at a national higher education conference in Washington D.C., Cube Works Inc. launched iGrantsUSA, where it received high praises by Grant Administrators from across the country. iGrantsUSA is one of the very few software products designed...

2012-12-03 10:41:50

NASA has launched a new website, MissionSTEM.nasa.gov, devoted to broadening the reach of its civil rights technical assistance program. The goal of the site is to increase communication between NASA, its grantee institutions and other stakeholders on civil rights compliance, equal opportunity and diversity in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) programs funded by NASA. NASA awarded approximately $1.2 billion this year in the form of grants and cooperative...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'